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Household Basic Sanitation and Child Health: Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices among Rural Communities of Orumba North, Anambra State of Nigeria in relation to basic sanitation.

Poor sanitation has been implicated in the increase in infant/child mortality and morbidity worldwide. It results in contamination of water, food and environment with faecal pathogenic organisms which consequently endanger the health of the inhabitants. Children because of many factors one of which is their poorly developed immune system are most vulnerable to poor sanitation. …

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